Shaw Communications
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Interviews at Shaw Communications

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Shaw Communications.
Interview experience
Based on 473 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 470 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 454 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Shaw Communications

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a week
30%
About two weeks
28%
About a day or two
19%
About a month
15%
More than one month
7%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
76%
Phone call/screening
65%
Background check
44%
Group interview
38%
Problem solving exercises
20%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
Drug test
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Shaw Communications

  • Interviewer made me comfortable and then he proceeded with questions. So I would say its quite conducive.
    Shared on 7 June 2018 - Customer Solutions Expert - Calgary, AB
  • There was no interview process when I started working at Shaw. I was initially hired through a temp agency when the company was going through a transition from analogue TV signal to digital. The de…
    Shared on 8 March 2018 - Technical Sale reprsentative - Calgary, AB
  • Interview process is first you apply , there is a online assessment ,a phone call interview ,than an in person interview.
    Shared on 20 February 2018 - Customer Service Representative - Winnipeg, MB

Interview questions at Shaw Communications

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • My work experience, How to keep myself motivated.How to overcome customer rebuttals.
    Shared on 27 June 2019 - In- Home Sales Consultant - Winnipeg, MB
  • Mostly about personality
    Shared on 12 December 2018 - video production facilatator - Nanaimo, BC
  • Behavioural questions.
    Shared on 2 October 2018 - Service Specialist - Burnaby, BC

Interview tips at Shaw Communications

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)60%
  • Formal (business suit)15%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)15%
  • They didn’t have a dress code9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Shaw Communications

  • Just be your self
    Shared on 19 March 2020 - TSR - Winnipeg, MB
  • Provide examples of your previous work experiences "Situational Interview"
    Shared on 1 July 2019 - Business Loyalty Care Representative - Calgary, AB
  • Don't go by what you hear in the interview , there is more into the position that won't be sharing with you do your research and look at the company as their customer point of view Ask them to let y…
    Shared on 14 March 2019 - National Business Sales Advisor - Vancouver, BC

The first interview at Shaw Communications

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral30%
  • Through Indeed18%
  • Recruiter contacted me18%
  • Other18%
  • Other online job site6%

How candidates received their first interview at Shaw Communications

  • there was a job fair posted online.
    Shared on 1 June 2021 - Customer service agent - Montréal, QC
  • Applied for an advertised position.
    Shared on 21 October 2020 - Accounts Payable Clerk - Calgary, AB
  • I submitted a resume ans was called im to start the interviewing process
    Shared on 15 December 2018 - Customer Service Representative - Calgary, AB